Our Donors

  • Individuals
  • Corporate, Foundation, and Public Support

Benefactor ($10,000- $24,999)

Rick Green
Carol and Allan Hallquist
James Heeter

Sponsor ($5,000- $9,999)

Mr. and Mrs. Jim and Becky Tilden

Friend ($1,000- $4,999)

Hayley Hanson
Barnett and Shirley Helzberg
David Oliver

Lead Investor ($250,000+)

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Hall Family Foundation
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Sherman Family Foundation
The Walton Family Foundation

Stakeholder ($100,000- $249,999)

George K. Baum Foundation

Champion ($50,000- $99,999)

Stanley H. Durwood Foundation

Leader ($25,000- $49,999)

Alta Vista
Hogan Preparatory Academy
Kauffman Charter School

Benefactor ($10,000- $24,999)

Delasalle Charter High School
Emerald Foundation
Guadalupe Educational System, Inc.
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Operation Breakthrough Head St
University Academy

Friend ($1,000- $4,999)

El Centro Head Start
KIPP Endeavor

Sponsor ($5,000- $9,999)

EPR Properties
Husch Blackwell
Lee A. Tolbert Community Accademy
Raytown School District
St. Mark Early Elementary Center

Advisory Board

President & CEO, Barkley
Managing Director, Corridor InfraTrust Management, LLC
President, Hallmark Corp. Foundation Hallmark Cards, Inc.
Partner, Hush Blackwell, LLP
President/CEO, Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
Community Leader
Partner, Berkowitz Oliver
CEO, MLP Holdings, LLC
Retired VP, General Counsel, Applebee's Inc.
Retired Superintendent, Hickman Mills School District
HR & Administration, EPR Properties, Senior VP

Partner Spotlight

Thank You For Your Support

​Teach For America - Kansas City is so grateful for our supporters. All gifts help our effort to recruit, select, train, and support excellent teachers and leaders for Kansas City students.